vecchio

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin veclus, from Latin vetulus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɛk.kjo/, [ˈvɛkk̟jo]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛkkjo
  • Stress: vècchio
  • Hyphenation: vec‧chio

Adjective[edit]

vecchio m ‎(feminine singular vecchia, masculine plural vecchi, feminine plural vecchie)

  1. old, outworn
  2. old-fashioned, out-of-date
  3. mature, ripe
    vino vecchio - mature wine
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin vitulus(bull calf).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvek.kjo/, [ˈvekk̟jo]
  • Rhymes: -ekkjo
  • Stress: vécchio
  • Hyphenation: vec‧chio

Noun[edit]

vecchio m ‎(plural vecchi)

  1. Only used in vecchio marino
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